Monday links

Don’t have time to scour the internet for the latest food safety, animal safety, and agriculture news? Relax, we’ve got it covered.

Animal Science

Anthrax found in North Dakota – Bovine Veterinarian A case of anthrax in cattle has hit the state of North Dakota for the first time this year, a veterinarian confirmed last […]

Infographic: Vaccinating Your Horse

Vaccines can protect your horse from a wide range of threats, including snakebites, botulism, influenza, and much more. Learn how vaccines work, why they’re important, and which ones your horse needs in this step-by-step visual guide.

Kick start your week with the Monday links

Don’t have time to scour the internet for the latest food safety, animal safety, life sciences and agriculture news? Relax, we’ve got it covered.

Food safety

Russia-U.S. in talks over trade resumption – The Pig Site

The two nations are slated to participate in a conference call today in an effort to resolve the […]

New week, new Monday links

Don’t have time to scour the internet for the latest food safety, animal safety, life sciences and agriculture news? Relax, we’ve got it covered.

Food safety

House advances funding bill that bans horse slaughter, gives FDA a small boost – Food Safety News

The bill bumped up the budget for the U.S. Food and Drug […]

More cases of anthrax identified in Colorado cattle

Two more cases of anthrax have been confirmed in facilities near the Colorado ranch where a dead cow tested positive for the bacteria that causes the disease.

No other animals or people in the facilities with the newest cases have symptoms of anthrax, according the Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA). Other facilities in the area […]

Dead cow had anthrax, but there’s no risk to the food supply, Colorado Department of Agriculture says

A dead cow was infected with anthrax, and about 50 more dead cattle may have been exposed, according to the Colorado Department of Agriculture.

The affected ranch currently is quarantined and none of the cattle left the ranch prior to the quarantine or entered the food chain, according to a statement from the department.

Only […]